Activities, Athletics & Fine Arts Directory

Activity Sponsor Time Location Description
Book Blasters Melanie Coughlin Room 128 Read 10 selected books and then complete challenges and projects in competition with OPS Middle Schools.
Book Club Michele Mulder Wednesdays during Advisement Library Read and discuss books chosen by club members
Cheer Club Nicole McIntosh Times and Locations will be updated in January 2024 Bluestem Middle School Cheer Team is the ONLY middle school cheer team in Omaha Public Schools. This team prides themselves on school spirit, promoting pride within our school, supporting athletics at Bluestem and being role models at Bluestem. We look forward to cheering on the Meadowlarks!
Mariachi Club Judi Unger Wednesdays after school Ensemble Room #201 Mariachi Club students are learning the art form of mariachi. Mariachi is a musical art form that orginiated in the Western region of Mexico. The students learn to sing songs, and also learn traditional mariachi instruments such as vihuela, gitarron, guitar, trumpet and or violin. The teaching artists include Ms. Unger, Ms. Hannah Ledy, an OPS band teacher, and also Mr. Miguel Gonzalez, a community partner who has his own mariachi group, called Mariachi Los Galleros.
Quiz Bowl Stefani Padilla Exebio Tuesdays from 3:10-5 and every other Thursday from 3:10-5 Room 215
Robotics Sheri Cohen Vollmer Tues. and Wed. 3:15-6:30 (5:00 for bus kids ), Thurs. 3:15-5:00 Room 304
Running Club Kristen Williamson Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:15-4:45 Room 124
Writing Club Tori Wright Wednesdays 3:10-5pm Room 208